MP Assembly condemns attack on Pawar

As the House assembled for the day State Industries Minister mentioned the episode and urged Speaker to pass a resolution condemning the attack.

DMK chief condemns attack on Pawar

Demanding strong action against those who indulged in such activities, said DMK Chief N Karunanidhi.

Pawar shouldn`t have attended cabinet meet on tax sop to ICC: BJP

BJP on Friday said ICC chief and
Union Minister Sharad Pawar should not have participated in
the union cabinet meeting which approved income tax exemption
to the cricketing body for the World Cup matches.

MP CM meets Chidambaram, Pawar; seeks help for frost-hit farmers

Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Thursday met Union Home Minister P Chidambaram and Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar seeking the Centre`s help for the state`s farmers who have suffered huge losses due to frost.

Pawar rules out violation of norms during Wankhede renovation

ICC president Sharad Pawar today rubbished the allegations that environmental norms were flouted for renovating Mumbai`s Wankhede stadium, which will host three World Cup matches, including the final on April 2

Onion prices to ease as new crop hits mkts: Pawar

Retail prices of onion are expected to come down as the new crop has started arriving from Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra, Food and Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar said Monday.

For states to supply foodgrains: Pawar

Sharad Pawar said the onus of supplying foodgrains meant for poor lay with state governments.

Maharashtra: Prithviraj Chavan, Pawar sworn-in

Prithviraj Chavan was on Thursday sworn-in as Maharashtra CM and NCP`s Ajit Pawar as his deputy.

Chavan good, balanced choice for Maha CM: Pawar

NCP chief Sharad Pawar Wednesday described Prithviraj Chavan`s selection as the new Chief Minister of Maharashtra as "good" and "balanced one" and assured that his party will provide full cooperation to him.

Govt to allot 2.5 MT foodgrains for BPL families

Acting on the directive of the Supreme Court, government on Thursday decided to release an extra 2.5 million tonnes of foodgrains to states for distribution among the poor but it will not not be free.

SC pulls up Pawar, wants free foodgrain ‘order’ implemented

The SC said its statement on free distribution of rotting foodgrain to the poor was an ‘order’.

72,500 families added under Antyodaya scheme: Pawar

A total of 72,500 households have
been added under the government`s Antyodaya Anna Yojna scheme
to provide subsidied foodgrains to the poorest of the poor
through ration shops, Parliament was informed today.

New warehouses being set up for storing foodgrains: Pawar

A day after the Supreme Court asked the government to deal with the problem of foodgrains rotting in warehouses, Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar Friday said the govt was in the process of setting up new storage facilities.

Rotting of foodgrains `shameful`, says Pawar

Admitting that rotting of
foodgrains was "shameful", government on Tuesday said aggressive
measures will be taken to increase storage capacity in the
next 2-3 years.

Govt to sell additional fooodgrains to APL families

The government today said it will
provide an additional 30 lakh tonnes of wheat and rice through
ration shops to families above poverty line and export three
lakh tonnes of foodgrain to Nepal and Bangladesh.

Pawar asks Nafed to reconsider sacking MD

Terming Nafed`s decision to sack
its Managing Director C V Anand Bose as "incorrect", Food and
Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar today asked the co-operative
firm to reconsider the same.

‘More people to get foodgrains via PDS from Oct 2’

The government will provide
from October 2 subsidised wheat and rice to additional 1.5
crore poor families, Food Minister Sharad Pawar said Tuesday.

I am anxiously waiting for PM`s reply: Pawar

Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar Tuesday said he was "anxiously waiting" for Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s reply on his request for reducing his ministerial burden.

Sena-BJP has no new issue to criticise Pawar: NCP

Maharashtra NCP today said it does
not give credence to opposition`s criticism over its leader
Sharad Pawar`s alleged occupancy with cricket.

Pawar to undergo mouth infection removal procedure

NCP chief Sharad Pawar would undergo
a procedure to remove mouth infection at a city-based private
hospital this week.